Clothes, Clothes, General ramblings, Making, Making Do, Mending

A New Challenge!

August 31, 2015
FI-No new clothes FI

Hey everyone!

Apologies for the complete and utter lack of any blog posts over most of the Summer holidays.
Suffice to say that attempting to keep up Make Do and Mend-able, and this blog, as well as keep the Smalls vaguely occupied, was more than I could manage.

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General ramblings

Our Energy Saving Journey

July 23, 2015
Energy saving FI

It’s the Summer Holidays, which fill me with a mixture of anticipation and mild dread. 
Trying to squeeze in blogging and all things Make Do and Mend-able at the same time as trying to entertain and referee two small boys is a challenge.
So here is lovely hubby to the rescue with couple of posts to keep the blog wheels turning..!

This first one is one he wrote for me a little while ago, all about a couple of pretty awesome gadgets we’ve installed to help us on our quest to use less energy.
Over to hubby:

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Clothes, Making

#mmaw June-FAIL!!

July 20, 2015
mmaw 4

I was feeling so smug in May having caught up with my #mmaw2015 Challenge (a challenge to make one item of clothing a month for the year-you can read more here if you’ve no idea what the dickens I’m on about..!)

And now it’s mid July and I’ve done no more more sewing :(
And I’m behind again!

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General ramblings

#making it better-Incredible Edible and The Secret Garden

July 16, 2015
Incredible Edible RS

I’m coming to the end of my mini-series inspired by my weekend at the Big Lunch Extras Swindon Roadshow, and today it’s all about community gardens and gardening!

The people of Swindon are lucky enough to not only have an active Incredible Edibles project running across the town, and also an amazing Community Garden, in the form of The Secret Garden.

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